Community Partners

Community Partners

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Local organizations and coalitions are partners in public health.

Funding is available for community-based organizations working to address health disparities in Vermont. Through a CDC grant, the Vermont Department of Health has established a Health Equity Capacity Building Program that, in partnership with the Vermont Community Foundation, will provide financial and technical support opportunities for community organizations to build their program capacity. Learn more about these grants! Applications open NOW!

Information for You

The health of Vermonters depends, in part, on access to health care. The Health Department measures the supply of health care providers, including their distribution by geography and specialty.

The Health Department is committed to improving health equity. Health equity is inherent in our mission to protect and promote the best of health for all Vermonters. 

People walking, biking and rolling are more vulnerable to injuries and death from vehicles when using our roadways. These injuries and deaths are preventable. Whether you drive a car, walk, or bike, there are ways we can all be safer when using our roadways. Learn more.

Vermont's Child Passenger Safety Program is designed to draw attention to the importance of child car seats and to help caregivers understand the 4 Stages of Seat Safety.

Many Vermonters are affected by falls at some point in their life. People who are 65 years and older are increasingly at risk of falling, and therefore potentially injury. As we age, we are more likely to be injured in a fall.

Vermont needs health care providers and facilities across the state to collaborate in the COVID-19 testing effort. By building capacity for prioritized testing everywhere in the state, we are also building capacity to respond to changing needs.

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